Firstly for the first time this year I've actually typed January in the title. Every time before I've typed December, sometimes I don't notice for days after. Hopefully this is a sign I'm starting to realise its the new year! So nearly two weeks ago we went to Gordale Scar in Malham (Near Malham?). I've … Continue reading January 15th – Surprised
By 9 o’clock this morning I’d almost written off the day already. My ex hasn’t got a car at the minute. His broke on Thursday, he rang me on Sat to ask if I could pick something up. I was in the Lake District but got my mum to go to my house and drop … Continue reading Ex stress, and impromptu trips.
I am the one who plans what we do on holiday and I'd seen these beautiful ivy covered woman sculpture on pintrest and was adamant we should go. I thought we'd be walking round looking at cool art installations - was that case? Erm no. Not at all. Was I disappointed? Not even a little … Continue reading Lost Gardens of St Heligans.
One day during the summer holidays I dedicate a day to each child. The entire day is just me and them, the other two get shipped off to Nanas. They can do what they want, within reason. Roo choose Hong Kong last year which I politely declined. And they do get a bit spoilt. It's … Continue reading Day out at Chester Zoo
Let me come straight out and say it. I like camping. There's something about it that completely feeds the soul. I love being in the countryside, and quaint little villages. I love seeing my kids running round a field not an iPad in sight. I love the chatting in the car and the nervous excitement … Continue reading Camping with kids
I like hotels. I'm going to come straight out and say it. There's something so magical about that first moment you walk in. I've been disappointed by a few, only ever walked out of one. (*shudder*) but on the whole. I love them. Modern, quirky, old, tiny, grand. I'm honestly not fussy. I just like … Continue reading H10 London Waterloo
I have a sweet tooth, so do my kids. It's not often, we are like "No, this is too many sweets, we need to stop now". However, today that day came. We went to the Cake 'Ole, a little hidden gem in the Royal Arcade in Keighley. My mum had stumbled across it on one … Continue reading Cake ‘Ole – Keighley